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David Benioff (L) and Dan Weiss, creators and executive producers, arrive for the season premiere of HBO's "Game of Thrones" in San Francisco, California March 23, 2015.

HBO urges critics of slavery drama to hold fire after Twitter outcry

By Reuters on Aug. 01, 2017, at 6:44 a.m.
The hashtag #NoConfederate was a top-trending Twitter topic worldwide on Sunday after April Reign, the woman behind the #OscarsSoWhite campaign two years ago, urged people to send a message to HBO objecting to the show.
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks in Brentwood, New York, on July 28, 2017.

Trump says Senate should have passed health care bill

By Reuters on July 28, 2017, at 3:52 p.m.
U.S. President Donald Trump expressed dismay on Friday that the Senate tried to repeal his predecessor’s health care program overnight but failed to do so.
Charlie Gard's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard read a statement at the High Court after a hearing on their baby's future.

Charlie Gard, British baby at heart of dispute, has died

By Reuters on July 28, 2017, at 1:59 p.m.
The 11-month-old baby suffered from an extremely rare genetic condition causing progressive brain damage and muscle weakness.
Gal Gadot as Diana in the film, "Wonder Woman"

‘Wonder Woman’ returning for 2019 movie sequel

By Reuters on July 27, 2017, at 10:27 a.m.
“Wonder Woman” is coming back for more.
Actor Jason Bateman touches his star after it was unveiled on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, California, July 26, 2017.

‘Arrested Development’ actor Jason Bateman receives Hollywood star

By Reuters on July 27, 2017, at 6:58 a.m.
“I just simply feel very, very grateful to have had a chance to hold my job in a business that’s not known for its longevity,” Jason Bateman, 48, said.
Cast member Anne Hathaway arrives to attend the premiere of "The Intern" in New York, Sept. 21, 2015.

Anne Hathaway in talks to replace Amy Schumer as ‘Barbie’

By Reuters on July 25, 2017, at 6:55 a.m.
After losing Amy Schumer due to scheduling conflicts, Sony looks to have found its replacement for the upcoming live-action “Barbie” pic, with Anne Hathaway in talks for the lead role.
Ben Affleck arrives for the European Premiere of "Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice" in Leicester Square in London, Britain, March 22, 2016.

Ben Affleck denies rumors he is exiting ‘Batman’

By Reuters on July 24, 2017, at 11:22 a.m.
Ben Affleck won’t be hanging up Batman’s cape and cowl anytime soon.

Alaska town’s unofficial cat mayor dies at 20

By Reuters on July 24, 2017, at 8:10 a.m.
The cat, which liked to drink water and catnip from a margarita glass, was elected unofficial mayor of Talkeetna in 1997.
White House spokesman Sean Spicer holds an off-camera briefing (no TV) at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 26, 2017.

White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigns

By Abby Phillip, The Washington Post on July 21, 2017, at 12:15 p.m.
Maria Pilar Abel, who claims to be the daughter of surrealist Spanish artist Salvador Dali, attends an interview with Reuters in Madrid, Spain July 13, 2017.

Samples taken from Salvador Dali’s body to resolve paternity suit

By Reuters on July 21, 2017, at 9:24 a.m.
Forensic scientists and legal experts began taking DNA samples from the embalmed body of Spanish surrealist artist Salvador Dali on Thursday to try to resolve a paternity claim.
Singer Justin Bieber arrives at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, California, Aug. 30, 2015.

‘Not appropriate’ for Justin Bieber to tour China because of ‘bad behavior’

By Reuters on July 21, 2017, at 8:33 a.m.
It is not appropriate for Canadian pop star Justin Bieber to visit China because of his bad behavior and he needed to improve his conduct to become a singer “truly loved” by the public, a Chinese state office has said.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions looks on during a news conference announcing the takedown of the dark web marketplace AlphaBay, at the Justice Department in Washington, July 20, 2017.

Sessions won’t resign as attorney general after Trump criticism

By Matt Zapotosky and Sari Horwitz, The Washington Post on July 20, 2017, at 11:04 a.m.
“I plan to continue to do so as long as that is appropriate,” Sessions said at a news conference Thursday,
Fireworks go off around Cinderella's castle at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, Dec. 6, 2012.

Video of foster children surprised with adoption news at Disney goes viral

By Reuters on July 20, 2017, at 8:43 a.m.
A video of Mickey Mouse surprising two foster children with news of their adoption date has gone viral on social media.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip walk with the Governor General of Canada, David Johnston and Canadian High Commissioner Janice Charette as they depart Canada House in London, Britain July 19, 2017.

Canadian official breaks protocol with hand on Queen Elizabeth

By Reuters on July 20, 2017, at 8:28 a.m.
“I was just anxious to be sure that there was no stumbling on the steps,” he told Canadian broadcaster CBC news.

Australia helps Sri Lanka to control dengue fever after 250 die

By Reuters on July 20, 2017, at 6:36 a.m.
The mosquito-borne disease killed more around 250 people in the first half of this year.

Singer R. Kelly denies BuzzFeed article accusing him of ‘cult’

By Reuters on July 18, 2017, at 7:16 a.m.
Singer R. Kelly on Monday denied an article by U.S. media outlet BuzzFeed News that he was keeping a household of young women in a “cult” atmosphere.
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) smiles after the game against the Baltimore Ravens at AT&T Stadium. The Cowboys beat the Raven 27-17.

Cowboys RB Elliott involved in incident at Dallas bar

By Reuters on July 18, 2017, at 6:06 a.m.
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was involved in a late-night altercation at a Dallas bar, according to multiple reports Monday morning.
Roger Federer wins his eighth Wimbledon title.

Federer crushes suffering Cilic for record eighth Wimbledon title

By Martyn Herman, Reuters on July 16, 2017, at 11:07 a.m.
Roger Federer thrashed suffering Croat Marin Cilic to become the first man to win eight Wimbledon singles crowns on Sunday, five years after landing his seventh.
Spain’s Garbine Muguruza poses with the Wimbledon trophy as she celebrates winning the final against Venus Williams.

Garbine Muguruza defeats Venus Williams for Wimbledon crown

By Reuters on July 15, 2017, at 11:35 a.m.
Garbine Muguruza stormed to her first Wimbledon title on Saturday, blowing away in-form American Venus Williams 7-5 6-0 with arguably the performance of her career.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and United States Vice President Mike Pence meet on the sidelines of the National Governors Association summer meeting in Providence, Rhode Island, on July 14, 2017.

Pence, Trudeau discuss U.S.-Canada trade disagreements

By Reuters on July 15, 2017, at 8:29 a.m.
President Donald Trump plans to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement between the United States, Canada and Mexico with talks to begin in mid-August.